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India simplified GST returns April 2019

Following the technical issue on the July 2017 introduction of Goods and Services Tax in India, a new simplified GST return will be launched from April 2019...Continued

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Costa Rica 13% VAT launch July 2019

Costa Rica has confirmed that it will introduce a 13% VAT regime to replace the existing 13% Sales Tax. The reform will include bringing services into the indirect tax net for the first time....Continued

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India 18% GST on back office outsourcing exports

An Indian advance rulings authority has held that Indian businesses providing non-resident companies with certain accounting outsourced services will have to charge 18% Goods and Services Tax....Continued

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Malaysia SST on foreign e-services 2019

Malaysia is to extend Sales and Services Tax liabilities to non-resident providers of electronic services...Continued

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India extends Sept GST return deadline

India has extended by 5 days the deadline for the filing of September's Goods and Services Tax return. The new filing deadline for the GSTR-3B return and the Input Tax Credit is 25th October 2018. ...Continued

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New Zealand scraps low value consignment GST Oct 2019

New Zealand has proposed scrapping the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and customs duty low-value consignment relief of NZD 1,000. It will be requiring foreign e-commerce traders selling goods to local c...Continued

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Singapore GST changes

The Ministry of Finance in Singapore is to update its proposals to reform its Goods and Services regime following a recent public consultation. The reforms include: Imposition of split GST paymen...Continued

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Zambia replaces VAT with Sales Tax 2019

The Zambian government has announced in its 2019 Budget on 28 September a withdrawal of its Value Added Tax. Plans in the 2019 Budget include removing the 16% VAT, first introduced in 1995. It will...Continued

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India confirms e-commerce withholding GST rates

India has confirmed the GST withholding rates for online marketplaces handling third party transactions. Tax Collected at Source (TCS) is a means of collecting income tax in India under the Indian Inc...Continued

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India extends GST filing deadline

India has announced an extended deadline for the GSTR-1 return which lists taxable sales for each reporting period. It is generally due by the 10thof the month following. It will involve a waiver of f...Continued